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Yelp Earnings: Revenue Guidance Revised Downwards To Hit Stock Price

by Trefis Team
Yelp (NYSE:YELP) reported its earnings for Q2 FY15 on July 28th. The company once again posted growth as revenues increased by 51% year over year to $133.9 million. Yelp reported a sequential and year on year decline in net income to a loss of $1...
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Twitter’s Earnings Disappoints On User Growth, Leading To Fall In Stock Price

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Twitter  (NYSE:TWTR) delivered a lacklustre quarter in Q2 2015,  leading to 14% fall in its stock price.  Even while its top-line growth surpassed its prior guidance, its user growth came in way below market expectations.  In addition, the compan...
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There’s More to Salesforce’s Declining Margins Than Meets the Eye

by Trefis Team
Leading Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software vendor Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) has relentlessly grown at a breakneck pace over the last few years. Since calendar 2011, its revenues have expanded at over a 30% clip annually. However, the...
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With The U.S. Market Saturating, American Eagle Outfitters Is Aggressively Inking International Licensing Deals

by Trefis Team
American Eagle Outfitters  (NYSE:AEO) is aggressively signing licensing agreements in lucrative markets outside North America in order to compensate for its lack of growth in the U.S. The U.S. apparel market is highly saturated and fragmented wit...
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BP Earnings: Oil Prices Offset Thicker Refining Margins; Focus on Lowering Upstream Cost Structure

by Trefis Team
BP Plc. (NYSE:BP) recently announced its 2015 second-quarter results. The company’s underlying replacement cost profit, which is profit adjusted for one-time items and inventory changes, fell by 64% year-on-year to $1.3 billion, or $0.43 per ADS ...
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MGM’s Q2 Earnings Preview: Watchout For RevPAR Growth At Las Vegas Hotels

by Trefis Team
MGM Resorts  (NYSE:MGM) will report its Q2 2015 earnings on August 4th. While the company will continue to face the headwinds at Macau, it should post steady growth in its domestic operations, primarily led by the Mayweather-Pacquiao event. The b...
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Currency Headwinds May Drag Hyatt’s Q2 Earnings Lower

by Trefis Team
Hyatt Hotels (NYSE:H) will report its Q2 2015 earnings on August 4th. The company should post steady growth in average daily rates (ADR) and occupancy levels across its portfolio. Also, management fees have been trending well for Hyatt in the rec...
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Tableau Q2 Earnings: Impressive Growth In Customer Base And Revenues

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Tableau Software  (NYSE:DATA) recently released its quarterly earnings report. The subscriber base and revenues both registered an uptick during the quarter. Tableau’s customer base has grown immensely with the increase in demand for data d...
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Seagate Earnings Preview: Can Enterprise HDD Sales Offset The Impact Of Low PC Shipments?

by Trefis Team
Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) is scheduled to announce its Q4 FY 2015 earnings on Friday, July 31. The company has witnessed a slowdown in its PC and notebook hard drive unit shipments over the last few years. This trend could reverse in the co...
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Barclays Reports Strong Q2 Results Despite Incurring Heavy Legal Charges

by Trefis Team
A mix of good fortune and targeted cost cutting measures helped  Barclays (NYSE:BCS) report one of its best operating performances since the economic downturn on Wednesday, July 29. The U.K.-based banking giant, which recently saw its CEO ousted ...
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Cliffs’ Earnings Review: Lower Iron Ore Prices Negatively Impact Q2 Results

by Trefis Team
Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) released its second quarter results and conducted a conference call with analysts on July 29. As expected, the company’s results were negatively impacted by lower realized iron ore prices. However, Cliffs...
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Samsung Q2 Review: The Smartphone Turnaround Isn’t Going As Planned

by Trefis Team
Samsung Electronics (PINK:SSNLF) posted a tough set of Q2 2015 numbers, providing the clearest sign yet that its smartphone turnaround isn’t going as planned. Segment revenue fell 8.5% y-o-y as its crucial flagship Galaxy S6 handsets faced ...
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U.S. Steel Earnings Review: Weak Market Conditions And Competition From Steel Imports Negatively Impact Q2 Results

by Trefis Team
U.S. Steel (NYSE:X) released its second quarter earnings results on July 28 and conducted a conference call with analysts the next day. The company’s results suffered from an increase in steel imports and subdued demand conditions, which ne...
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Value or Momentum? Try Both.

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Submitted by Sizemore Insights as part of our contributors program Value or Momentum? Try Both. by  Charles Lewis Sizemore, CFA Let’s go back in time 30 years. Remember those “Taste great / less filling” Miller Lite beer commercials from...
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The Six Biggest Mistakes Investors Make

by Tim Maverick
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program The Six Biggest Mistakes Investors Make By Tim Maverick, Senior Correspondent Investing isn’t a game. If you screw up, real money is lost. As a broker and supervisor for ...
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